EAI is a multi-disciplinary environmental consulting firm offering professional services focusing on species and ecosystem management, monitoring, and research.

Plan for a better Future

EAI works with government and industry to preserve the good nature of our communities. We offer professional consulting services.

our Services

EAI scientists and associates have extensive experience providing environmental monitoring, permitting and consultation services.

Environmental assessments

EAI’s scientists have conducted a variety of habitat assessments in both wetland and upland environments

Ichthyoplankton And Meroplankton Taxonomy

Plankton samples are collected by EAI field staff or shipped by clients to EAI’s lab from distant locations

water quality monitoring

A full range of laboratory testing for nutrients, BOD, metals, hydrocarbons, and priority pollutants is available through our independent, certified laboratories.

marine mammal protection

EAI has been approved by state and federal agencies to provide right whale and manatee observers onboard dredges and at construction sites where the welfare of these animals is at risk.

Sea turtle monitoring Conservation

EAI staff are authorized to conduct activities under Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWCC) Marine Turtle Permits (TP #010, #160,#162, and #261) issued to EAI senior staff.

sediment analysis

EAI has extensive experience analyzing sediment samples in support of dredging, beach nourishment and other coastal construction projects.


Clean Water Act

§316(a) Biological Plan of Study Benthic and Thermal Monitoring

Bathtub Reef Beach Park

Nourishment and Sailfish Point Restoration

Estero Bay

Utility Crossing Mitigation Plan

Smyrna Dunes

Park Management Plan

contact ecological associates

Please fill out the following form to request information about specific service areas and/or to receive a copy of our Statement of Qualifications (SOQ). If you are interested in employment opportunities, please send your resume and cover letter to